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Stories with tag: "surfer-joe"

Surfer Joe Festival 2017 Video

I am a Surf Guitarist and attended the International Surfer Joe Festival in Livorno, Italy in June 2017. I had a good time listening to some great international bands….

Check out my compilation Video & my new song, "Perpetual Surf" © 2017 michael m (Michael Morelli)

Here: Link

If you like my song & video, please consider to follow me on Facebook and like my page:

https://www.facebook.com/michaelm.rocks/

Please leave comments and/or send me a message if you see yourself in my Video.

I would love to hear from you!

michael m


Yé-Yé Surfer Joe Plays France Gall

New official Surfer Joe announcement:

From January 1st it will be available a new EP in extra limited edition titled YÉ-YÉ SURFER JOE PLAYS FRANCE GALL. It is a very cool vinyl-like CD sold with cover and plastic sleeve.

The CD-EP includes 2 covers of French yé-yé music revisited in instrumental music, 2 songs that were brought to the success by the Parisian singer France Gall in the late 60s.

Consider it a Surfer Joe collectible item! It will be available for all shows of the Californian tour and online sales.

You can pre-order now at surfmusic@me.com
Retail cost is 5 euros.

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El Sonido Cojonudo De Surfer Joe: new EP release October 1st 2015

So on OCTOBER 1st 2015 EL SONIDO COJONUDO DE SURFER JOE will be available on CD and digital downloads. It includes 4 new songs and the Live in Brighton 2014 which is finally printed. We are talking about traditional surf music in 4 sparkling tunes, brand new songs in a cool packaging!

On September 15th PRE-SALE will be available on iTunes!

The CD can be purchased at the Surfer Joe Store and various online shops. The digital download and streaming will be on CDBaby, iTunes, Spotify, Deezer and all major services.

Check out the updates on www.lorenzovaldambrini.com


Surfer Joe Summer Festival 2015 MUG available now!

The Surfer Joe Summer Festival 2015 official MUG is now available for sale and order!

www.surferjoestore.com/mugs2015

Here we go, even this year we made it, very special and amazing!
The artwork is by STEVE NAZAR himself (do you remember T&C Surf Designs in the 80s?) custom done for Surfer Joe.

The mug is printed full colors. It is a commercial quality product, dishwasher safe.

50 pieces only, HAND NUMBERED on the bottom.

You cannot miss it!
Write us at info@surferjoemusic.com and BOOK YOURS NOW.
Pickup only at the Surfer Joe Festival in June (18-21, Livorno, Italy).

 


Seminar videos from Surfer Joe 2014

I just discovered that somebody shot videos of the some of the seminars from the SurferJoe Festival 2014, so you can now learn everything about playing surf music directly from Dusty, Lorenzo, Dave and last but not least Mr. Paul Johnson himself. Enjoy! Smile

Lorenzo on surf drumming (demonstrating the legendary Astronauts Beat)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8PLbwL9yMs

Dusty Watson on Drumming
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1cZwUY18bLc

Dusty Watson and Dave Wronski on playing together
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peieH08C8D8

Paul Johnson on surf guitar Part1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CkkmsdiaoD0

Paul Johnson on surf guitar Part2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Phoo-45YlIY

Dave Wronski on surf guitar
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRSCQSSZ0Ug


FENDERONI DIAVOLO Split with Ralf Kilauea & Surfer Joe

For the first time Ralf Kilauea of the German Kilaueas band and Lorenzo Surfer Joe got together to produce some original surf music! We are talking about a 7" split of 4 tracks, pure surf music fun mood with Lorenzo Surfer Joe on drums and guitars, Ralf on guitars and Tom Kilauea as guest on bass.

The digital release on CDBaby.com and other usual channels is on JUNE 15 while the actual little vinyl record will be available hopefully at the Surfer Joe Summer Festival or the end of the month.

The songs titles are surely funny, but the songs have been produced with serious attention and great great sound! Also these songs will only be available with this EP release exclusively, both Ralf and Lorenzo are not planning to include these tracks in any future albums.

 

  1. Ralf Kilauea - Pazzo Furioso Sensazionale
  2. Ralf Kilauea - Fenderoni Diavolo
  3. Surfer Joe - A Fistful Of Schnitzel
  4. Surfer Joe - Mozzarella Sunrise

Get ready to spend some more $$$ for surf music! FENDERONI DIAVOLOOOOOOOOOOOO


Surfer Joe - SENOR SURF 12" to be released on August 1st

Album I am happy now to announce the release of the first Surfer Joe solo album, ready by August 1st and for sale starting at the SG101 convention this summer.

SENOR SURF - Surfer Joe

The album includes 12 tracks, 9 of them previously unreleased. One of the tracks is a bonus recorded by Paul Johnson & friends on past October that will not be included in the upcoming EP of them, featuring Paul Johnson on guitar and Lorenzo on drums. All the otehr tracks feature Lorenzo Surfer Joe on guitars and drums. It is recorded 100% ANALOG (recording, mixing, mastering) at Circo Perrotti Studio in Gijon, Spain. Produced by Lorenzo Valdambrini and Jorge Explosion for Surfer Joe Music. Unique vintage Telefunken mixing desk and MCI recorder machine. (www.circoperrotti.com)

The release comes in 12" vinyl and digital download. It is possible a CD production but still not certain.
It will be available in all major underground catalogs worldwide and through Surfer Joe web site.


Unsteady Freddie's Surfer Joe 2012 Videos

Here it is folks! A video playlist of all of Unsteady Freddie's amazing videos from the 2012 Surfer Joe Festival in Livorno, Italy. Freddie deserves a standing ovation for his heroic efforts to document Surfer Joe! There are currently 93 (!) videos in this playlist, with a few more to be added once bands give their permission. I will update the playlist when Freddie publishes the remaining videos. Enjoy!


NorCal Surf bands head for Italy

In case you haven't heard, San Francisco Bay Area bands The TomorrowMen, Meshugga Beach Party and Frankie and the Poolboys head out on June 20 to headline at Italy's Surfer Joe Surf Music Festival. After which we are touring the entire country from the top of the boot to the heel.   SG101's own Lorenzo Valdambrini not only created the festival, he's managing our tour and playing drums in Frankie. The man's a powerhouse of talent!

All the information on the tour can be found at this link. Hope to see some SG101'ers at the festival, be sure to introduce yourself to us. 

Ciao!